John Moores exhibition 18

1993

Fact file

  • Sir John Moores dies on September 25 1993 and a memorial service is held at Liverpool Cathedral on November 30 1993
  • Purchase prize retained
  • Number of entries: 2,013
  • Number of exhibits: 54

 Conditions of entry

Artists working in the UK; one painting, preferably new, in an accepted modern medium, designed to hang on a wall and projecting no more than six inches. Sculpture, traditional watercolours and graphics excluded.

Prizewinners

  • Peter Doig 1st prize (Purchase prize) £20,000

10 prizes of £1,000:

  • George Blacklock
  • Simon Callery
  • John Goto
  • Martin Grover
  • Alexander Guy
  • David Howell
  • Vanessa Jackson
  • Paula MacArthur
  • Johannes Phokela
  • Jose Luis Vargas

Dates

Enter date here

Winner

Peter Doig with 'Blotter'

Jurors

  • Andrew Brighton
  • Stephen Farthing
  • Paul Huxley
  • Catherine Lampert
  • Julian Treuherz